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Title Examiner, Abstractor, and Searcher Salary Information in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,380
25th Percentile Wage
$32,280
50th Percentile Wage
$40,630
75th Percentile Wage
$51,830
90th Percentile Wage
$57,980

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $57,980. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,380.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.16
25th Percentile Wage
$15.52
50th Percentile Wage
$19.53
75th Percentile Wage
$24.92
90th Percentile Wage
$27.88

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $27.88. The median hourly salary is $19.53. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.16.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
201440,630-7.16%0.47%
201343,5407.12%-
201240,440--

Table 3. Compare Title Examiner, Abstractor, and Searcher Salary in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $40,630 in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is in the middle of salary range for title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of title examiners, abstractors, and searchers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 12.9 percent (12.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Harrisburg-Carlisle and 37.6 percent (37.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$46,670
Newark-Union
$45,810
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$45,300
Philadelphia
$43,500
Reading
$43,120
Lancaster
$42,270
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$40,630
Pittsburgh
$39,550
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$37,160
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,850
Altoona
$33,510
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$27,390
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$25,340

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